Barry Hyman, a Schiff Hardin partner, is the chair of the firm’s energy litigation client services group. His practice focuses on litigation, arbitration and mediation of disputes for energy industry clients. He has substantial experience in representing energy companies and public utilities in state and federal courts and arbitration proceedings. He took some time to answer a few of our questions.
What do you find the most interesting about your practice?
Developing and implementing strategies to help client’s achieve their business objectives.
What makes a good lawyer?
Good judgment in helping clients navigate difficult and complex legal and business issues.
What is the biggest legal news right now, and what is its impact?
The impact of governmental regulation of environmental matters and enforcement actions on the energy industry.